Airline Customer Service Agent (Allegiant Air)

Employer
Avflight
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description DESCRIPTION

Part-Time Customer Service Agent
Avflight Services Kansas City, MO
up to 30 hours per week

Employed by Avflight Services a contractor for Allegiant Air at the Kansas City International Airport, MO (MCI)

-Must have a valid driver's license
-Must be able to pass criminal background check and pre-employment drug test

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General Purpose of Job:
This position is responsible for providing customer service to all people desiring to use customer or charter service by being attentive to their needs, politely handling their inquiries promptly, and completing the required transactions as noted below. Additional responsibilities include cargo handling, ramp, aircraft cleaning, etc.

DUTIES

Processing Customers tickets, checking baggage, monitoring carry-on baggage for size and quantity, and assigning seats
Providing information on arrival and departure times, boarding procedures, carry-on regulations, and seating arrangements
Handling denied boarding situations, soliciting volunteers, accommodating Customers and providing hotel, meal, and taxi vouchers when appropriate
Ensures FAA, Airline, and airport regulations are followed
Enforces safety/security measures and protects sensitive zones
Assists Customers with special needs, i.e., Customers who need assistance in boarding
Loading and uploading baggage on and off the aircraft
Transport cargo between terminals and aircraft
Physical handling of freight and company material
Clean and service cabin interiors, including cockpit, lavatories, and draining when needed
Use safety related equipment and provide de-icing service to aircraft when needed
Other duties as assigned by the base supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS

Excellent communication skills
Ability to push/pull/lift 70 lbs. for extended periods of time
Ability to read and write English; bilingual skills a plus
Ability to work efficiently under time constraints
Must be available to work varied hours including swing and graveyard shifts plus weekends and holidays
Must be 18 years or older
High School diploma or GED equivalent
Must pass background check, pre-employment drug test and obtain security clearance
Must have authorization to work in the U.S.
Must have valid Drivers license
Must be willing to work outside in all types of weather and elevated noise levels within the airport environment

Competency/Behavioral Requirements:

Be pleasant with others on the job and display a good-natured, cooperative attitude
Be reliable, responsible, and dependable, and fulfill obligations
Strong attention to detail
Maintain composure, keep emotions in check, control anger, and avoid aggressive behavior even in difficult situations
Accept criticism and deal calmly and effectively with high stress situations be open to change (positive or negative) and to considerable variety in the workplace
Willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges
Be sensitive to others' needs and feelings and be understanding and helpful on the job

Physical Demands :

Must be able to carry 70 pound suitcase from the floor to 18 inches and carry 70 pound suitcase in front of you with both hands for a distance of up to 25 feet; must have physical dexterity sufficient to perform repetitive tasks and motions, including bending at the waist and knees, squatting, kneeling, crawling, twisting and sustaining those positions for extended amounts of time. Must have sufficient vision and ability to safely perform the essential functions of the position.

Work Environment:

Airport environment: Indoors and Outdoors. Extreme outdoor conditions where extreme temperature ranges may be encountered.

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